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Ponte Vecchio by Amy Florence Moseley

It’s not difficult to find a charming building or romantic spot in Florence that will capture your imagination and inspire you to set up an easel, but in case you’re a little pushed for time to explore, here’s a quick guide which sh...

For a chilled out evening with live music check out Superfox 

Via della Vigna Vecchia, 27 

Located close to Santa Croce, Superfox is a newly opened café/ cocktail bar popular among young ex pats and English speakers, but with a growing local crowd.  It has...

Santo Spirito is located “on the other side” of the Arno, an area referred to by locals as the Oltrarno. It is one of my favourite places to eat, hang out, listen to live music, and shop in Florence.  Santo Spirito is filled with artisan shops tucked along its quaint s...

On the first day of our 6-week intensive program with Florence Academy of Art, we were taken to Zecchi (www.zecchi.it) to purchase our supplies for the course. While we were very impressed with the quality and specialisation of their products, we were also a bit startl...

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